National annual survey asks 60K alumni to rate their college education investment.
Only 50 percent of 60,000 college alumni participating in a national survey said they "strongly agree" their university education was worth the cost.
This 50 percent figure varies only slightly when comparing surveyed alumni of public universities (52 percent) and surveyed alumni of private nonprofit universities (47 percent). It takes a sharp dive to 26 percent among surveyed graduates of private for-profit universities, who also were more likely to have taken on higher levels of student loan debt.
However, if surveyed recent...